Chocolate is a food basically made with the help of cocoa beans. It is used in many deserts like cakes, candy, pudding etc. It can be both in solid form like a candy bar or it can be in a liquid form like Hot chocolate whereas candies is a confection that features sugar as a principal ingredient. The category, called sugar confectionary, comprises of anything sweet, including chocolate, chewing gum etc. Vegetables, nuts or fruit, which have been dried, glazed and coated with sugar are also said to be candies.